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Site Type:  Flux Tower Site

Description:  The Jarú Biological Reserve covers 729,368 hectares in Northeast Rondônia. The Reserve is accessible by dirt roads 132 km from Ji-Paraná by boat on the Ji-Paraná River, 115km from Ji-Paraná. The Brazilian Institute of the Environment and Renewable Natural Resources (IBAMA) manages the reserve. IBAMA runs a base camp that may be used by LBA researchers doing research and data collection at the two towers located within the Reserve. Prior authorization from IBAMA in Ji-Paraná must be obtained before visiting the reserve or using the base camp.

Coordinates:  NLat: -10.08320, SLat: -10.08320, ELong: -61.93090, WLong: -61.93090

Towers at Jaru Biological Reserve Tower A:

  • Flux Tower - 64m platform walk-up, extending 30m above the canopy.  (S -10.07830 , W -61.93360)

Map  more   (File Size: 279 kbytes)

Synthesis/Modelling teams using data from this site  more

Research teams that collected data at this site during 1998 - 2005   more

Registered Datasets  more

Related Research Sites within Rondonia: 
Alto Paraiso
Ariquemes
Fazenda Itapirama
Fazenda Jamaica
Fazenda Nossa Senhora
Fazenda Nova Vida
Fazenda Santana
Jaru Biological Reserve Tower B
Machadinho D'Oeste
Ouro Preto do Oeste
Porto Velho EMBRAPA
Rancho Grande
Rio Ji-Parana
Rio Madeira
Rondonia - Cacoal
Urupa River
Vilhena EMBRAPA

Back to Rondonia

 


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